Light Bulbs Back in the Debate Spotlight
LED Light Bulbs are back in the spotlight, at least in the United States, with lawmakers debating whether the government should intervene by phasing out incandescent bulbs and introducing a new standard: LED lighting. Hold on to your seat belts, the light bulb wars have just blown up again. Light bulbs, as you may recall, have become a perennial excuse for certain federal legislators to whip up the conservative base, by railing again new federal energy efficiency standards. The new standards have already prompted the lighting industry to come up with new energy saving lighting technologies and create new green jobs here in the US, but still, the light bulb warriors continue their desperate battle against…er, progress? Read more at Clean Technica.